Dedham Norfolk County, Massachusetts

Dedham: Town in Massachusetts


Dedham is a town located in the county of Norfolk in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. Its population at the 2010 census was 24,729 and a population density of 2,333 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 25,345 inhabitants.

The town was created 386 years ago in 1634.

Dedham Quick Facts

Population : 25,345 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Massachusetts (United States)
County : Norfolk County
Postal code : 02026
Area : 10.6 km2
Altitude : 121 feet / 37 meters
Capital city : Dedham is capital of Norfolk County
Establishment : January 01, 1635 (386 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 23:00:45 (8th December 2021)
Density : 2,391 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 2.43% (2010-2020)
Weather : 37℉ Light Snow Likely 7-days weather
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Location of Dedham on Massachusetts map.
First Church and Parish  Dedham MA image
First Church and Parish Dedham MA
First Church and Parish  Dedham MA image


Dedham is located at 42°14'30"N 71°9'58"W (42.2417700, -71.1661600).

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Dedham forecast: Snow likely before 1pm, then rain and snow likely between 1pm and 5pm, then snow likely and patchy fog. Cloudy, with a high near 37. Northeast wind 1 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible. more


The population of Dedham increased by 2.43% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 24,729 - census
2011 24,891 0.65% estimation process
2012 25,094 0.81% estimation process
2013 25,349 1.01% estimation process
2014 25,459 0.43% estimation process
2015 25,383 -0.3% estimation process
2016 25,398 0.06% estimation process
2017 25,255 -0.57% estimation process
2018 25,231 -0.1% estimation process
2019 25,219 -0.05% estimation process
2020 25,345 0.5% estimation process

Dedham zip code is 02026. County name: Norfolk, County fips: 25021

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Local Places in Dedham

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Town of Dedham

People born in Dedham (37)

People born in Dedham, including actress Connie Hines, writer Anita Shreve, boxer and trainer Freddie Roach, you can see a list of people who born in Dedham.

Schools in Dedham

College & universities near Dedham, MA

Code Name City ZIP
165529 Curry College Milton (MA) 02186-2395

Stations (23)

Amtrak & bus stations near Dedham, MA

Code Name Address Type
RTE Route 128 station 50 University Ave RAIL
BBY Back Bay station 145 Dartmouth St. RAIL
BOS South Station 2 South Station RAIL
BON North Station 100 Legends Way RAIL
FRA Framingham station 417 Waverly St. RAIL

Post offices near Dedham

Post Office Name City ZIP
Dedham Post Office Dedham (MA) 02026

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Norfolk County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Norfolk County , MA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Quincy 94,421 City in Massachusetts
Brookline 59,022 Town in Massachusetts, United States
Weymouth 58,104 City in Massachusetts
Franklin 34,711 Town in Massachusetts, United States
Randolph 34,260 City in Massachusetts
Needham 31,537 Town in Massachusetts
Norwood 29,737 Town and census-designated place in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States
Stoughton 28,891 City in Wisconsin
Wellesley 28,684 Town in Norfolk County, Massachusetts
Milton 27,537 Town in Massachusetts
Walpole 26,582 Town in New Hampshire, United States
Canton 24,029 Town in Massachusetts, United States
Sharon 18,864 City in Massachusetts
Foxborough 18,398 Town in Massachusetts
Bellingham 17,336 Town of the United States
Westwood 16,384 Town in Massachusetts, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Dedham distances to largest Massachusetts cities